The system requirements when using Device control Plus include the following:

  • Hardware requirements for Device control Plus servers, distribution servers and Device control Plus agents
  • Software requirements for Device control Plus servers, agents and distribution servers
  • Supported Browsers
  • Supported Database
  • Supported Web Servers

Hardware Requirements

This section gives you information about the hardware requirements for distribution servers, Device control Plus servers and agents.

Hardware Requirements for Device control Plus Servers

The hardware requirements for Device control Plus servers include the following:

No. of Computers Processor Information RAM Size Hard Disk Space
1 to 250 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.0 Ghz  3 MB cache 2 GB 5 GB*
251 to 500 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.4 Ghz  3 MB cache 4 GB 10 GB*
501 to 1000 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.9 Ghz  3 MB cache 4 GB 20 GB*
1001 to 3000 Intel Core i5 (4 core/4 thread) 2.3 GHz. 6 MB cache 8 GB 30 GB*
3001 to 5000 Intel Core i7 (6 core/12 thread) 3.2 GHz. 12 MB cache 8 GB 40 GB*
5001 to 10000 Intel Xeon E5 (8 core/16 thread) 2.6 GHz. 20 MB cache 16 GB 60 GB*
10001 to 20000 Intel Xeon E5 (8 core/16 thread) 2.6 GHz. 40 MB cache 32 GB 120 GB*

Hardware Requirements for Distribution Servers*

The hardware requirements for distribution servers include the following:

No. of Computers Managed Using the Distribution Server Processor Information RAM Size Hard Disk Space
1 to 250 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.0 Ghz  3 MB cache 2 GB 10 GB*
251 to 500 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.0 Ghz  3 MB cache 4 GB 20 GB*
501 to 1000 Intel Core i5 (4 core/4 thread) 2.3 GHz. 6 MB cache 4 GB 30 GB*

Distribution Server for remote offices will be available for purchase shortly

Hardware Requirements for Device control Plus Agents

The hardware requirements for Device control Plus agents include the following:

Hardware Recommendations
Processors Intel Pentium
Processor Speed 1.0 GHz
RAM Size 512 MB
Hard Disk Space 100 MB*

* May increase dynamically depending on the operations performed on the client computer

Software Requirements

This section gives you information about the software requirements for distribution servers, Device control Plus servers and agents.

Supported OS for Device control Plus Server & Distribution Servers

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Windows Server 2008*
  • Windows Server 2008 R2*
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2*
  • Windows Server 2016*
  • Windows Server 2019*
  • * - recommended for managing 5000 or more endpoints.

Supported OS for Device control Plus agents

Windows OS Windows Server OS
Windows 10 Windows server 2016
Windows 8.1 Windows server 2012 R2
Windows 8 Windows server 2012
Windows 7 Windows server 2008 R2
Conditional Support Windows server 2003
  Conditional Support
*We support Kernal versions above 2.6.33

Supported Browsers

You are required to install any of the following browsers on your computer to access the Device control Plus console:

  • Microsoft Edge
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
  • Mozilla Firefox 44 and later versions
  • Google Chrome 47 and later versions

Note: The screen resolution should be 1280 x 1024 pixels or higher.

Supported Database

Device control Plus supports the following databases:

  • PGSQL
  • MSSQL
  • The following versions of MSSQL are supported:

    1. SQL Server 2005
    2. SQL Server 2008
    3. SQL Server 2012
    4. SQL Server 2014
    5. SQL Server 2016
    6. SQL Server 2017

Supported Web Servers

Device Control Plus uses the following web servers:

  • Apache/Nginx (for static file services)
  • Tomcat (for application related services)

The system requirements when using Device Control Plus Cloud include the following:

  • Hardware requirements for Device control Plus Distribution servers and Device control Plus agents
  • Software requirements for Device control Plus Distribution servers
  • Supported Browsers

Hardware Requirements

The hardware requirements for distribution servers include the following:

No. of Computers Managed Using the Distribution Server Processor Information RAM Size Hard Disk Space
1 to 250 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.0 Ghz  3 MB cache 2 GB 10 GB*
251 to 500 Intel Core i3 (2 core/4 thread) 2.0 Ghz  3 MB cache 4 GB 20 GB*
501 to 1000 Intel Core i5 (4 core/4 thread) 2.3 GHz. 6 MB cache 4 GB 30 GB*

Hardware Requirements for Device control Plus Agents

The hardware requirements for Device control Plus agents include the following:

Hardware Recommendations
Processors Intel Pentium
Processor Speed 1.0 GHz
RAM Size 512 MB
Hard Disk Space 100 MB*

* May increase dynamically depending on the operations performed on the client computer

Software Requirements

This section gives you information about the software requirements for distribution servers, Device control Plus servers and agents.

Supported OS for Device control Plus Distribution Servers

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Server 2003 R2
  • Windows Server 2008*
  • Windows Server 2008 R2*
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2*
  • Windows Server 2016*
  • Windows Server 2019*

Supported OS for Device control Plus agents

Windows OS Windows Server OS
Windows 10 Windows server 2016
Windows 8.1 Windows server 2012 R2
Windows 8 Windows server 2012
Windows 7 Windows server 2008 R2

Supported Browsers

You are required to install any of the following browsers on your computer to access the Device control Plus console:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 and later versions
  • Mozilla Firefox 44 and later versions
  • Google Chrome 47 and later versions

Note: The screen resolution should be 1280 x 1024 pixels or higher.